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July 29, 2023 - July 29, 2023


10:00 am - 2:00 pm


Veterans Memorial Stadium - 950 Rockford Road SW, Cedar Rapids, IA


Students Ages 12 and Under



Registration Deadline

July 22, 2023


Jennifer Ford
(319) 533-2624


Come learn the game of baseball and softball with former MLB players, NFL players, Kernel players, and local celebrities. All participants receive a FREE Rawling’s baseball glove, wiffle bat set, autographs, and 2 tickets to the celebrity softball game later that day (6pm). No prior game experience is required. This free instructional camp is open to ages 12 and under. Please only register children attending the camp. Parents are welcome to come and watch the camp, but do not need a ticket. To register to attend, text GrowTheGameCR to 41444 or visit

The Celebrity Softball Game will take place at 6pm and feature MLB and NFL players along with local celebrities. There will be fireworks following the game. All proceeds from the celebrity softball game benefit the Jerry Ford Grow the Game Fund which provides free citywide kids baseball leagues in Cedar Rapids.


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